By continuing to use the site you agree to our Privacy & Cookies policy

Loss of 80,000 care beds will intensify bed-blocking

Council spending cuts are predicted to result in the loss of 81,000 care-home beds across the UK over the next 10 years, intensifying NHS  bed-blocking problems, Bupa has warned.

Get unlimited access

As a subscriber you will benefit from:

  • Full online and mobile access to news and opinion stories
  • Customised email alerts straight to your inbox (over 30 alerts available)
  • 4,500 practice articles in our archive 
  • Over £500 worth of CPD learning units